The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Junior in their job title over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 65 64 44
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 14 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.79% 1.52% 3.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.84% 1.57% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 11
Average salary £21,500 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,100 £22,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,750 £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Junior
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
759 702 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.18% 96.69% 93.60%
Number of salaries quoted 648 587 381
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,060 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior in the job title across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Junior
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior across the Sheffield region.

Junior Salary Trend in Sheffield

Junior
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Junior Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region that cited Junior in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Junior in their job title.

1 21 (47.73%) HTML
2 16 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 14 (31.82%) CSS
4 13 (29.55%) SQL
4 13 (29.55%) XML
4 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (27.27%) .NET
6 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 10 (22.73%) ASP.NET
8 9 (20.45%) VB.NET
8 9 (20.45%) C#
8 9 (20.45%) Degree
8 9 (20.45%) jQuery
9 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
9 8 (18.18%) COM
9 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (15.91%) Regression Testing
10 7 (15.91%) Scrum
10 7 (15.91%) DRM
10 7 (15.91%) E-Commerce
10 7 (15.91%) Asset Management
10 7 (15.91%) Ajax
10 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
10 7 (15.91%) Silverlight
10 7 (15.91%) Resource Management
10 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (13.64%) Security Testing
11 6 (13.64%) Visual Studio
11 6 (13.64%) VB
11 6 (13.64%) MS Excel

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region that cited Junior in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Junior in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.27%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.36%) MS Project
3 1 (2.27%) MS Office
3 1 (2.27%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.27%) SPSS
3 1 (2.27%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.82%) Selenium
3 2 (4.55%) Grunt
3 2 (4.55%) CruiseControl
3 2 (4.55%) Subversion
4 1 (2.27%) JIRA
4 1 (2.27%) CppUnit
4 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.27%) Banking
1 1 (2.27%) Retail
1 1 (2.27%) Multimedia
1 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
1 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (47.73%) HTML
2 14 (31.82%) CSS
3 13 (29.55%) XML
4 12 (27.27%) .NET
5 10 (22.73%) ASP.NET
6 9 (20.45%) jQuery
7 8 (18.18%) COM
8 7 (15.91%) Ajax
8 7 (15.91%) Silverlight
9 5 (11.36%) Classic ASP
9 5 (11.36%) HTML5
10 3 (6.82%) CSS3
10 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (4.55%) Sass
11 2 (4.55%) AngularJS
11 2 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (4.55%) Razor View Engine
12 1 (2.27%) Backbone.js
12 1 (2.27%) STL
12 1 (2.27%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.82%) User Experience
3 2 (4.55%) Xbox
4 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.27%) NHS
4 1 (2.27%) W3C
4 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000
2 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.27%) Mac OS
2 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (15.91%) Asset Management
2 7 (15.91%) DRM
2 7 (15.91%) Scrum
2 7 (15.91%) E-Commerce
2 7 (15.91%) Regression Testing
2 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
2 7 (15.91%) Resource Management
3 6 (13.64%) Security Testing
4 5 (11.36%) Performance Testing
4 5 (11.36%) Project Management
5 3 (6.82%) MVC
5 3 (6.82%) Workflow
5 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.82%) Manual Testing
6 2 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (4.55%) Software Testing
6 2 (4.55%) Web Development
6 2 (4.55%) TDD
6 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 13 (29.55%) SQL
3 9 (20.45%) VB.NET
3 9 (20.45%) C#
4 6 (13.64%) VB
5 4 (9.09%) Java
6 3 (6.82%) PHP
7 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.27%) C++
8 1 (2.27%) COBOL
8 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) ISEB
3 2 (4.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) Kofax
3 2 (4.55%) Adobe
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle
4 1 (2.27%) Pega
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £19000 - £24000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Culture
Posted: 4 days ago